Artists / The State Museum of Fine Arts of Kalmykia Republic
The museum was opened in 1977. The collection of paintings was presented by the Picture Gallery of Astrakhan.
The museum fund is represented by not only works of modern Kalmyk artists, but unique collections of iconstanka and Buddhist sculptures of North-Buddhist pantheon. The museum is proud of paintings of classics of Russian art and West-European arts. There are also works of foreign East with Chinese and Japanese exgravings and works of decorative-applied arts of countries of Central and South-Eastern Asia.